Chapter 10 Medical Terminology

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Means abdominal wall
lapar/o
incision into the abdominal wall
laparotomy
means fires
pyr/o
means fever
pyrexia
heatburn
pyrosis
condition of high fever (over 102)
hyperpyrosis
destruction by fever
pyrolysis
obsessed with starting fires
pyromania
combining form for sweat
hidro-
inflammation of sweat glands
hidradenitis
condition of sweating
hidrosis
profuse sweating
hyperhidrosis
flow of sweat
hidrorrhea
absence of sweat
anhidrosis
combining form for glucose
gluc/o
combination of sugar and hemoglobin
glycohemoglobin
too much sugar in blood
hyperglycemia
low blood sugar
hypoglycemia
breakdown of glycogen to glucose is
glycolysis
the study of the function of the immune system
immunology
self destruction
autolysis
abnormal fear of being alone
autophobia
therapy with one's own blood
autohemotherapy
coming from ones own body
autolongous
own skin
autograft
biting one's self
autophagia
-iso means
equal
means breast
mast/o
cancer tumor of the breasst
mastocarcinoma
means cells are unequal sized
anisocytosis
excision of the abdomen, uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries
laparohysterosalpingo-oophorectmy
inflammation of sweat glands
hidradenitis
inflammation of sweat glands
hidradenitis
inflammation of sweat glands
hidradenitis
inflammation of the sweat glands
hidradenitis
animal starch
glycogen
glycolipid
fat and sugar
glycolipid
fat and sugar
multipara
one who has giving more than one birth
multipara
one who has giving more than one birth
multiparous
referring to one who has had twins
never had a kid
nullipara
first kid
primipara
first pregnancy
primigravida
deciduous
teeth that fall out to make room for more
ablation
surgical procedure to take away the uterine lining.
when calcium is removed from the bones
decalcification
causing urine to flow through more rapidly
diuresis


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